BETTING KENYA Nairobi Businessman Wins KSh 2m SportPesa Jackpot 2 months ago Samuel Post Views: 304 Samson Kariuki, a 40-year-old entrepreneur hailing from Eastleigh, has recently joined the ranks of millionaires in our town He clinched a remarkable KSh 2 million SportPesa Bonus, narrowly missing out on the massive KSh 323 million Jackpot by a hair’s breadth. “This is my first time getting over 1 million in my entire life, and it came as a double. l honestly cannot believe it,” – he said Kariuki Simon has lived on planet earth for 40 years and toiled to make ends meet, but he never managed to hold over KSh 1 million at once. That was until he correctly predicted the outcome of 15 games in the SportPesa Mega Jackpot and won a bonus of KSh 2,041,963. First ever time to handle KSh 1m Speaking to TUKO.co.ke, the businessman expressed how timely the handsome win was, adding that it would go a long way in reviving his fortunes, which had taken a beating. Kariuki came close to taking home an astounding KSh 323,817,040, which is the current Mega Jackpot figure, one that would have made him the biggest jackpot winner in Kenya. He missed the top prize after failing to predict just two game correctly; the one between Werder Bremen versus FC Cologne and Airdrieonians FC versus Raith Rovers FC. Read more: Missed Mega Jackpot by 2 matches In the first match, he bet on Cologne but the home team won 2-1 while the second game, which he had predicted a draw, ended with the home team winning 1-0. He, however, remains optimistic that he will one day hit the hundreds of millions as he has not stopped betting. “The Mega Jackpot will not get to the 330 million mark because I am going to win it,” he said with certainty. The lucky man placed his bet on Friday, September 22, and went about his business as usual, forgetting about that story. Moment he’ll never forget On Monday morning, he received a text message informing him that he had become an instant millionaire. Kariuki thanked God and SportPesa for the win, noting that it was one of those moments in life he can never forget. After the close shave, the progressive jackpot has now risen to a whopping KSh 325,118,261. The victory has, without a doubt, changed Kairiuki’s fortunes in way that will forever make him a different person financially than he has been. Source: tuko.co.ke About Post Author Samuel I am a journalist specializing in gambling in Africa and around the world. I am particularly interested in stories about games and casinos. See author's posts SamuelI am a journalist specializing in gambling in Africa and around the world. I am particularly interested in stories about games and casinos. Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Print Tags: Kenya, Mega Jackpot, SportPesa Bonus Continue Reading Previous Pariplay® set for rapid South African expansion following Bet Network dealNext Sports in Africa: A Tapestry of Culture, History, Identity More Stories BETTING KENYA Sportspesa risks losing license if found guilty of disobeying court order 3 hours ago Szarlot EXPERTS KENYA Gamblers stake Sh620 billion in four years as betting craze rises 3 hours ago Samuel BETTING KENYA Gamblers stake Sh620 billion in four years as betting craze rises 1 day ago Szarlot BETTING NIGERIA Nigerian Bookmakers Strengthen Partnership with Gamble Alert 1 day ago Samuel BETTING NIGERIA The Dark Side of Virtual Betting 2 days ago Szarlot BETTING Growing Popularity of Horse Racing 2 days ago Szarlot BETTING NIGERIA How to Watch the African Cup of Nations? 2 days ago Samuel BETTING NIGERIA The innovative Melbetapk.com betting app 3 days ago Szarlot BETTING ONLINE The Interplay of Fantasy Sports and Sports Betting 4 days ago Szarlot BETTING Turn Your Football Passion Into Lucrative Bets and Win Big! 4 days ago Szarlot BETTING Movies About Sports Betting 4 days ago Samuel EXPERTS KENYA President Ruto unveils plan to privatise 35 state companies in Kenya 1 week ago Samuel Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.